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Sword, 19th or 20th century

  • Batak, Oceanian

Metal, wood, and leather

  • Overall: 40 × 5 1/2 × 2 3/4 inches (101.6 × 14 × 7 cm)

Gift of Roy Bedell



Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

Roy Bedell

1980-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Batak, Oceanian, Sword, 19th or 20th century, metal, wood, and leather. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Roy Bedell, F80.232.